Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, May 15, 2016

LOT 77

URBAN JURGENSEN QUARTER REPEAT WITH DOUBLE WHEEL DUPLEX ESCAPEMENT YELLOW GOLD Urban Jurgensen, Copenhagen, No. 598, No. 277. Made circa 1800. A fine, early and very rare, quarter repeating 18k yellow gold pocket watch with double duplex. Accompanied by an invoice from Beyer Zurich dated 1978.

CHF 800 - 1,400

HKD 6,400 - 11,200 / USD 830 - 1,500

Sold: CHF 2,500

Four-body, bassine, trois pommes, reeded bezels and band, engine-turned back with reeded border. hinged gold cuvette, gilt dust cover. Enamel with radial Roman numerals, outer minute track. Blued steel breguet hands. 50 mm., matte gilt full-plate, turned cylindrical pillars, fusee and chain with maintaining power, jeweled duplex escapement, three- arm gold balance, flat balance spring, diamond endstone, index regulator.

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Grading System
Grade: A


Case: 2-8

Very good

Slightly scratched

Movement: 2*

Very good

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-33-01



HANDS Original


Dial and case signed. DIAM. 58 mm. THICKNESS 22 mm.